134a conversion

Ti Kan ti at amb.org
Fri Sep 7 12:53:45 EDT 2001

Jacques Fournier writes:
> Any one ever perform an R12 to R134a conversion on
> their A/C unit?  I had a slow leak on the high side
> due to loose connections which has been taken care of.
>   100.00 to add 1 to 2 lbs. of R12 to get me back to
> full operation is nuts.   I can buy the oil, 134a and
> the guages needed for less than 60 and be done with it
> but I wanted to know if the peromance is still there
> with the other freon.

If you go to the www.audifans.com web site and use the google search,
you'll find lots of matches if you use the R134a keyword...

And yes, I have just completed one such conversion on my 4000.

01 S4 2.7 biturbo quattro
84 5000S 2.1 turbo
80 4000 2.0
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